Planner Scheduler - Consultancy - Ireland

Location: Ireland

EUR 70,000 - 80,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Engineering-Design-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2310-34020

Consultant: Karen McHugh

Are you a Lead Planner / Scheduler with experience working on the construction of Data Centres, Life Sciences, Industrial and Manufacturing projects?

This position can be based in Cork or Dublin.

There are options available to candidates for long term contracts on competitive hourly rates or permanent staff salaried positions.

If you have the relevant experience, forward your CV to for review or call Sheila on 017978720

Planner Scheduler - Consultancy - Ireland

Job Description

Our Client is recognised as one of Ireland’s leading cost and project management consultancies and work with clients in the public and private sectors 

They have provided consultancy services on some of Ireland’s largest construction projects in education, offices, hi-tech and manufacturing sectors.

They are seeking Planners / Schedulers ideally with project experience in the Data Centres, Life Sciences, Industrial and Manufacturing sectors.

The Project Controls Group are seeking to appoint Planners / Schedulers for long term contract roles

Maintain and monitor master plan schedule

Prepare and monitor tasks ensuring satisfactory realization of project requirements against the project schedule

Integrate various contract packages into master plan schedule

Review contractor’s submitted schedule and make recommendations to client

Prepare regular internal/external weekly and monthly progress report for management and client

Develop a project control procedure to monitor the progress of project

Interact with contractor and verify the project data to update project schedule

Develop mitigation plans

Assess any contractor’s extension of time claim and prepare defence claim report

Put forward recommendation report for any contractor’s EOT claim

Analyse critical path and constraints to determine the effect of changes to project schedule

Work out site logistic planning for project

Prepare and propose ‘micro-management’ schedules for critical elements of work


5 years scheduling/planning experience

Knowledge and experience of all of the main design or project management concepts, tools and techniques

Experience of working with General Contractors in a project management, or scheduler/planner capacity

Excellent knowledge of construction industry technical matters, such as different procurement routes, value management and value engineering

Understanding of the financial aspects of a project

Primavera P6 planner desirable

Membership of a recognised professional body

Good knowledge and experience gained within hi-tech, manufacturing, health, retail, leisure and hospitality, education, infrastructure, or commercial sectors


€60K-€80K negotiable depending on experience. 

Long term contract durations min 12 months


Sheila McNeice is the consultant managing this position.

If you are a Senior Planner / Scheduler interested in roles based in Dublin, you can contact Sheila by e-mail at or phone +35317978720 for a confidential chat.

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